Updating ranch home pictures
Not what I really wanted but just the reality of our situation at this time in our lives.
With that said we did have some success during the year.
Of course, that pretty much made our “big” house in Fort Davis “surplus”.
Later this week, on October 25th, we will make the trek to Trussville, Alabama to say our final goodbye to Bob Sargent.
): we sat down on our east deck to hash over the bander training we had conducted the previous four days.
Our trainee guests were the three-person team from Point Blue Conservation Science in Point Reyes, California. It kept a consistent pattern during its stay but was very difficult to observe and photograph most of the time. In the summer of 2015 we were approached by the Director of the Cornell University Bird Cams Program about the possibility of installing a live hummer cam at our mountain property.
Only one other has been found elsewhere out of its home range, a male that wandered all the way up to Quebec, Canada this past July.
Texas can now boast 19 species of hummingbirds on the official State list, one more than Arizona, our nearest state rival for hummingbird diversity.